Dominique R. Shelton

Dominique Shelton is a litigation partner in Alston & Bird’s Los Angeles office. She focuses her practice on complex commercial litigation, with particular attention to privacy litigation, intellectual property, unfair competition and antitrust matters. Dominique also provides strategic digital marketing and privacy compliance counseling on cutting edge issues, such as mobile apps, the Video Privacy Protection Act, Big Data and behavioral advertising. In 2012, she was named Intellectual Property Lawyer of the Year by the Century City Bar Association. In 2014, she was named one of the Most Influential Lawyers: Digital Media and E-Commerce Law by the Los Angeles Business Journal. In 2014, The Recorder named her as a Leader in Technology Law.

She has litigated matters involving state and federal laws, such as the Fair Credit Reporting Act, Telephone Consumer Protection Act, Federal Trade Commission Act, Electronic Communications Privacy Act, Computer Fraud & Abuse Act, California False Advertising Law and California Unfair Competition Law. She has negotiated with the California AG and FTC.

Dominique represents Fortune 500 companies, start-ups and privately held companies across a broad spectrum of industries that include media, entertainment, technology, broadcasting, digital sales, marketing, advertising, wireless/mobile, Internet, healthcare, e-commerce, software, telecommunications, health and beauty.

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Job Types Partner
Areas of Practice 1) Antitrust, 2) Intellectual Property, 3) Litigation, 4) Intellectual Property Litigation, 5) Privacy & Data Security, 6) Technology and 7) Privacy & IP Transactions
Law School Georgetown University (J.D., 1991)
Education Brown University (B.A., 1988)
Bar Member / Association State Bar of California
Most recent firm Alston & Bird LLP
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